Azerbaijani Ombudsperson calls on int’l organizations over latest Armenian provocation
Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsperson) Elmira Suleymanova has called on international organizations over the Armenian army’s targeting of civilians, especially children.
16:14 09 August
New US sanctions reflect Washington’s economic goals — German official
The law toughening US sanctions against Russia promotes Washington’s economic goals and may damage the German economy, a senior official at the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) told TASS on Thursday, APA reports quoting TASS.
05:27 04 August
Germany wants Europe to suspend prep work for EU-Turkey Customs Union
The German government wants the European Commission to suspend preparatory work on negotiations with Turkey about modernizing the EU-Turkey Customs Union because it would send the "wrong signal", a draft paper obtained by Reuters showed.
13:24 01 August
Poland's Kaczynski vows 'radical' court reform will happen, targets private media
Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party is sticking to its flagship plans for "radical" reform of the judiciary, despite seeing two bills vetoed by the president this week, PiS head Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:22 27 July
US OKs new sanctions against Russia, Iran, North Korea
The House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a new and comprehensive sanctions bill against Russia, Iran and North Korea, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency
04:51 26 July
Polish opposition calls for shortening mandates in parliament’s lower house
The Sejm in its current composition is unable to lead Poland in a reasonable and calm manner. We believe that, when the procedure of passing these shameful laws relating to the Supreme Court will be completed, all factions, all opposition parties should raise the question of the reduction of Sejm mandate," Czarzasty said at a briefing, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
05:31 21 July
No quick results in Brexit talks, negotiators say
British and EU negotiators will not announce major breakthroughs on Thursday in their public account of this week's first round of Brexit talks in Brussels, officials said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:36 20 July
Ankara urges EU to speed up Bloc's accession process
Turkey calls on the European Union to provide Ankara with visa liberalization and speed up the EU membership process, Turkey's EU Affairs Minister Omer Celik said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
01:09 19 July
Energy Union unlikely to be bound by EU borders - EU Commission Vice-President
The Energy Union, which is being created by the European Union, will not be confined to operating within EU borders, European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic said Tuesday, adding that it is likely to expand to other parts of Europe and even Africa, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
22:25 18 July
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan-EU relations developing successfully
The relations between Azerbaijan and the European Union are developing successfully, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
16:33 17 July
Germany under new EU pressure to increase spending
The European Union's economic leaders called on Monday for euro zone countries with high growth to spend more, an attempt to persuade Germany to step up its public spending and strengthen the bloc's economy, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:38 11 July
Italian senator condemns Armenians’ latest crime against Azerbaijani civilians
Italian senator from Forza Italia party, member of the Senate Commission for Children and Adolescents Maria Rizzotti has sharply condemned the Armenian military units’ latest crime against Azerbaijani civilians in Alkhanli village in Fizuli district, the Azerbaijani Embassy in Italy told APA.
14:40 07 July
Ombudsperson calls on int’l organizations over killing of civilians by Armenian army
Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsperson) Elmira Suleymanova has issued a statement on the Armenian army’s killing of Azerbaijani civilians and targeting of civilian facilities in Fuzuli’s Alkhanli village.
16:22 05 July
French, German and Italian ministers to meet on Sunday over migrant help
The interior ministers of France, Germany and Italy will meet in Paris on Sunday to discuss ways to help Italy, which has been struggling with the masses of migrants arriving on its shores and has demanded solidarity from other members of the European Union, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:41 30 June
Poland’s prime minister: Azerbaijan plays essential part in European energy security
Prime Minister Beata Szydło noted the importance of President Ilham Aliyev`s official visit to Poland in terms of the expansion of the bilateral relations. She stressed the significance of Azerbaijan-Poland business forum in the deepening of the economic cooperation. Beata Szydło said this year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of Azerbaijan-Poland diplomatic relations, and hailed cooperation between the two countries as successful.
17:48 28 June
Google fined record €2.4bn by EU over search engine results
Google has been handed a record-breaking fine €2.42bn fine by the European Union for abusing its dominance of the search engine market in building its online shopping service, The Guardian reported.
15:13 27 June
EU leaders summit ends in Brussels
A two-day long Brussels summit of the European Council ended Friday with leaders agreeing on various issues including security, migration, Brexit, climate change and economy, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
00:13 24 June
French central banker backs European Commission proposals on clearing
France's top central banker supported on Thursday European Commission proposals to move oversight of the trade in clearing euro-denominated securities from London to within the eurozone after Brexit, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:58 22 June
Brexit negotiations to start on June 19
The official Brexit negotiations between the U.K. and the EU will start on Monday, according to a government statement on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:27 15 June
Trump commits US to NATO mutual defense article
President Donald Trump on Friday pledged to adhere to NATO's collective mutual-defense principle after refraining from doing so on a foreign visit to the transatlantic alliance's headquarters, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
07:51 10 June